Polina Zvavitch is a doctoral candidate and graduate assistant at the University of Maryland. Her broader research interests are demography and stratification, particularly focusing on families. Her previous work has involved reproductive health, fertility, and poverty. Polina has worked on data organization and analysis using several large scale surveys such as the Survey of Income and Program Participation, the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997, and the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey. Her work hopes to address family inequalities in the U.S. and abroad. 

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  • BA
    Sociology, The Ohio State University
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zvavitch [at] umd.edu